TIERAERZTLICHE PRAXIS AUSGABE GROSSTIERE NUTZTIERE, vol.47, no.5, pp.281-284, 2019 (SCI-Expanded)
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TIERAERZTLICHE PRAXIS AUSGABE GROSSTIERE NUTZTIERE
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Cow, dystocia, non-steroidal antiphlogistic drugs, retained placenta, MILK-PRODUCTION, DAIRY-COWS, CATTLE, PARTURITION, BEHAVIOR, DERMATITIS
Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated:
Objective The post partum use of analgesics in cows has increased in consequence to society's increased awareness of animal welfare. However, it is known that the post partum administration of a subset of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to cows may lead to an increased rate of retained placenta. Therefore, the aim of this study was clarify, whether a single administration of meloxicam to cows that experienced dystocia results in an increased rate of this disease.